Elsie D. Springer, 83, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away on Monday, July 1, 2019, at West Wing Place in DeWitt, Iowa.
A celebration of Elsie's life will be held at 11 A.M., Monday, July 8, 2019 at First Lutheran Church in Maquoketa. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 9:30 A.M. until service time at First Lutheran church in Maquoketa. Burial will be at the Mount Hope Cemetery, Maquoketa. The Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa is caring for the family.
Elsie Darlene Liebig was born on April 7, 1936, in Sabula, Iowa, to Carl and Matie (Behr) Liebig. She grew up in Sabula and graduated from Sabula High School. She married Franklin Springer in 1958 in Sabula, Iowa. He preceded her in death on August 17, 1994.
Elsie worked as a waitress at the Green Mill Café and Hayes Café, both in Maquoketa. She had also done babysitting in her home and worked various other jobs. She enjoyed collecting Cardinals, playing cards, visiting with friends, and gambling.
Elsie was a member of the First Lutheran Church in Maquoketa where she was a Sunday school volunteer for over 50 years. She also enjoyed volunteering at Furnishing's Unlimited.
Those left to honor her memory include her children, Randy (Jean) Springer of Maquoketa, IA, and Rick (Valerie) Springer of Rhome, TX; 5 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, brothers Carl, Paul and Ronnie, a sister Helen and a grandson Brayden.
In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, an Elsie D. Springer memorial fund has been established.
Online Condolences may be left at www.CarsonAndSon.com.
Randy & Ricky and Families,
You have our deepest sympathy on the loss of your Mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
My deepest sympathy to Elsie's family, . .we were neighbors across the street from one another at one time, and friends ever since, Elsie made the BEST homemade cherry pie EVER! I will miss her lovely smile and laugh. May she live peacefully forever more in the company of our Lord Jesus Christ ane all her loved ones who returned Home before her. Peace be with her family and loved ones here. Take comfort in knowing she loved you all very much!
Randy, Jean and family, I'm so very sorry for your loss. Your mom always took the time to stop and say hi and visit with whoever she knew. My thoughts and prayers to you all. Liz Dean
Randy and family, So sorry to hear that your Mom passed away! Please accept our deepest sympathies! Michelle (Maze) & Mark Hughes
Randy so very sorry for your loss. You have my deepest sympathy.
Our sympathy to Elsie’s family. She gave of herself to her family and others. Darrel and Sharon Rettig
My deepest sympathy to the family. Sorry for your loss.
randy and jean and springer family. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. May God cradle all in His glorious love, Hugs,.
To Elsie's family, our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Randy and family-I was so sorry to hear of your Mom’s death. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Randy and family our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Randy and family- please know i am thinking of you , Elsie was a good woman and no matter where you were, she always had time to visit and ask how things were going with a person..God is getting a good angel for sure.
Our prayers are with Elsie's family and friends. God's love and peace be with you.
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